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Alex Strengthens to Hurricane Force

Posted by feww on June 30, 2010

Storm Alex strengthens to a category 1A hurricane with sustained winds of about 120km/hr

ALEX, the first hurricane of 2010 Atlantic Hurricane Season, is also the first June hurricane in 15 years.


Hurricane ALEX – IR Satellite Image (NHC Enhancement). Source: CIMSS. Click image to enlarge


Hurricane ALEX – VIS/IR Satellite Image. Source: CIMSS. Click image to enlarge

HURRICANE ALEX — Summary of Status At 02:00UTC – June 30   [Fire-Earth Estimate]

  • LOCATION: 23.3N, 94.6W
  • Distances
    • About 340km (210 miles) SE OF LA PESCA, Mexico
    • About 420km (260 miles) SE of Brownsville, Texas
  • Max. Sustained Winds 120km/hr (75MPH)  —
  • Currently Movement: WNW  (286) at 19km/hr (12 MPH)
  • Min Central Pressure 978 MB (28.88 inches)

Satellite Imagery:

Satellite Imagery (GOES 12 Floater/NOAA/SSD)

Loops/ Satellite Animations (GOES 12; NOAA/SSD)

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